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Iberdrola begins construction of 1,020MW Votkinskaya substation in Russia
17 April, 2014
Spain-based Iberdrola Ingeniería has commenced construction of the 1,020MW Votkinskaya substation in...
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EDF Energy officially inaugurates two power projects in UK
Thursday, April 17, 2014 EDF Energy has announced the official inauguration of the West Burton combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power station and the Teesside offshore wind farm in the...

Areva develops advanced tool for nuclear reactor inspection
Thursday, April 17, 2014 France-based Areva has designed an innovative new technology, known as Lower Girth Weld Inspection Tool (LGWIT), for nuclear reactor vessel...

Siemens secures grid connection order for 900MW BorWin3 offshore wind farm
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Siemens has secured an order from the transmission grid operator TenneT for grid connection of the 900MW BorWin3 offshore wind farm located in the North...

RWE Innogy begins work on O&M facilities at Gwynt y Môr offshore wind farm
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 UK-based RWE Innogy announced the construction of a new long term operations and maintenance (O&M) facilities for Gwynt y Môr offshore wind farm has been...

IPCC reveals solar power as major technical potential to fulfill world’s energy demand
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) announced that solar power has the major technical potential of all renewables 'by a large magnitude' to fulfill the world's energy...

GE to supply turbines for US wind farm
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 General Electric Company (GE) has secured a contract from Akuo Energy USA to supply 56 GE 1.7-103 wind turbines for the Rocksprings Phase I wind farm in Val Verde County,...

U.S. Geothermal acquires property for Vale project
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 US Geothermal, a renewable energy company, has acquired geothermal property for assessment of a new project at Vale,...

OpenHydro, Alderney Renewable Energy form joint venture for European tidal array
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 OpenHydro, a tidal technology company, has signed an agreement with UK-based Alderney Renewable Energy to form a joint venture, named Race Tidal, for developing a 300MW tidal array in Alderney...

Samsung and Pattern Energy complete Canada's 270MW South Kent wind project
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Samsung Renewable Energy (Samsung) and Pattern Energy Group have completed the construction of the South Kent wind energy project in Ontario,...

Alstom secures €225m contract for Iraqi combined-cycle power plant
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Alstom has secured a contract worth approximately €225m to supply equipment for the Al-Anbar combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) project in the Anbar province in...

Areva to support KHNP's Kori nuclear power plant in South Korea
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 France-based Areva has won a contract from Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power, to supply and replace six stators for the Kori nuclear power plant...

Siemens secures wind turbine and service order in Canada
Monday, April 14, 2014 Siemens Canada has secured a contract from Algonquin Power & Utilities to provide turbines and services for the 23MW Morse project in...

EnBW files application to decommission Heilbronn 5 and 6 hard coal units
Monday, April 14, 2014 EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg has submitted an application to the Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency) and the TransnetBW transmission system operator (TSO) to decommission...

Westinghouse extends nuclear fuel supply contract with Ukraine’s Energoatom
Monday, April 14, 2014 Westinghouse Electric Company has extended a contract with National Nuclear Energy Generating Company Energoatom (NNEGC Energoatom) for fuel deliveries to Ukrainian nuclear power plants through...

John Laing reaches financial closure for UK wind farm
Monday, April 14, 2014 UK-based infrastructure investor and asset manager John Laing has announced the financial closure for the Dungavel onshore wind farm located at South Lanarkshire in South West...

CEZ scraps Temelin nuclear power plant expansion tender
Friday, April 11, 2014 Czech-based utility CEZ has scrapped the procurement process to construct two new reactors at the Temelin nuclear power...

Solar Impulse 2 to circumnavigate earth in 2015
Friday, April 11, 2014 The Solar Impulse project team has announced the launch of Solar Impulse 2, a new single-seater solar aircraft designed to take up the challenge of the first round-the-world solar flight in...

Tampa Electric begins gas cleanup demonstration project at Polk power station in US
Friday, April 11, 2014 The US Department of Energy and Tampa Electric Company (TECO) have commenced on a key project to demonstrate a gas cleanup carbon capture technology at the coal gasification Unit-1 of the...

Yingli Green Energy starts construction of 25MW solar projects in China
Friday, April 11, 2014 Yingli Green Energy has started construction of its two ground-mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) projects totalling 25MW in the Baoding and Xingtai cities of Hebei province,...

Suzlon to sell Big Sky wind project to EverPower
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Suzlon Group, an India-based manufacturer and seller of wind turbines, has entered into a definitive agreement with EverPower Wind to sell the Big Sky wind project located in Illinois, the...


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